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Legal Free Books was Re: [Cute] FictionBooks - "free" books (Illegal?)

From: Shae Matijs Erisson <shae@...>

Date: Sun, 05 Dec 2004 14:01:30 +0100

"andrew cooke" <andrew@...> writes:

> I presume the site is illegal (copyright infringement; perhaps not under
> Russian law?), although I would guess that reading it isn't.  Perhaps it
> is in the USA, under the DMCA?  Anyway, sorry for sending the link without
> any such comment/warning.

On the side of completely free books, check out http://baen.com/library/
I read a lot of science fiction, but I can't afford many new books.
ObContent: The neat ideas I find in science fiction often inspire me to try new
and unusual approaches to coding, and they definitely renew my sense of wonder
and exploration.
-- 
Shae Matijs Erisson - http://www.ScannedInAvian.com/ - Sockmonster once said:
You could switch out the unicycles for badgers, and the game would be the same.


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